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Man convicted of rape following four-month horror spree

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Marsden Heights are building on parallels between Shakespearean literature and the Muslim faith.

Shakespeare & Islam: Marsden Heights' intercultural learning initiative

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The future of the highly popular establishment has been thrown into doubt.

Community gathers to save Roughlee pub

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Michael Cooper (27) was celebrating the upcoming birth of his child.

Burglar rings mum during destructive celebration of his child's impending birth

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Karate kids have a belting good time

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Angel art was heaven sent for charity

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Kind donation to help the most fragile

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Brierfield MEP named Labour candidate for by-election

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Launch of project to help breathe new life into town

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Police are investigating this serious incident

Police officer dragged along street by car

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Police appeal for white van driver who witnessed road accident

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Train users are urged to check before they travel today as strike hits services across the north west.

Passengers urged to 'check before you travel' as strike hits north west trains

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M6 closed following crash

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Thetrain operator expects to run around980 services across their entire network - around 40% of their usual service.

Less than half of Northern trains to run on strike day

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A section of trackside wall collapsed sending 200 tonnes of debris across the four lines

Liverpool Lime Street station to reopen tomorrow

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Man convicted of rape following four-month horror spree

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Michael Cooper (27) was celebrating the upcoming birth of his child.

Burglar rings mum during destructive celebration of his child's impending birth

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Police are investigating this serious incident

Police officer dragged along street by car

Crime
Police arrested two people in Linby Street

Surprise arrest in house

Crime

Shakespeare & Islam: Marsden Heights' intercultural learning initiative

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TIGHS pupils with Christine Hughes, and David Herdman from Masimo Europe

Kind donation to help the most fragile

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Entertainment will be provided by Punjabi Roots.

Brierfield Library's Community Day bonanza

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Margaret Randall who is planning her fourth and final mercy mission to Brazil to help deprived families

Grandma Margaret is Brazil bound to help families in poverty and despair

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David Roberts, Maddie Roberts, and William Towneley in Uganda.

Charitable Barrowford businessman's Ugandan expedition

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Pendle Rise Shopping Centre celebrates 50th year with rising footfall and an historic timeline

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A sheep had its leg ripped off in a dog attack at a farm in Burnley

Warning: Graphic image: Horror as newborn lambs and sheep slaughtered in dog attack

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Over one million UK homeowners on wrong mortgage deal

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Resident Barbara Ramsbottom (left) with her daughters, Sandra and Susan.

Grove-y care home residents rock 40s-themed party

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Brierfield MEP named Labour candidate for by-election

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Residents of Crow Wood Court with apprentices from across The Calico Group at the National Apprenticeship Week 2017 celebration event.

Bingo! National Apprenticeship Week ends with a bang

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Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson

Pendle MP "seconds away" from terror attack

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Nelson Town Hall

BNP power-sharing row rumbles on in Pendle

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ARTICLE 50: Key questions about first step towards Brexit

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Theresa May is preparing to trigger Article 50 and kick start Britain's exit from the EU

ARTICLE 50: Once the UK leaves the EU, is there any way back in?

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Towneley Hall and park

Park marked for improvements

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Burnley Canal Task Force members Helen Parkinson, Ian Fletcher, Jackie McKenzie, and Neil Hartley.

Canal cleaners taking fly-tippers to task

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Kind donation to help the most fragile

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Top of the Doc's: Harambee Surgery

REVEALED: Burnley and Pendle’s best and worst GP surgeries as rated by you

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Margaret Randall who is planning her fourth and final mercy mission to Brazil to help deprived families

Grandma Margaret is Brazil bound to help families in poverty and despair

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Alexander and Tristesse will be performing at numerous events in the name of charity.

Musical pair lend rhythmic flair to charity work

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